Oroix tourism and travel guide

Photo of Oroix in Hautes-Pyrenees

Visit Oroix: highlights and tourist information

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Oroix is situated in the Hautes-Pyrenees department and Midi-Pyrenees region (now part of the Occitanie region), in the south-west of France at 12 kilometres from Tarbes, the department capital (general information: Oroix is 644 kilometres from Paris).

Popular places to visit nearby include Tarbes at 12 km and Maubourguet at 20 km. For more places to visit and local tourist attractions see the map and listings below.

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Oroix, France: places to visit and attractions

Some of the places that we have visited and reviewed and can recommend when you are sightseeing close to Oroix in Occitanie.

Note that all distances below are 'direct' and real driving distances will be greater!

 
 

... or see ALL recommended places to visit in Hautes-Pyrenees

Map of places to visit near Oroix

Markets in and near Oroix

  • Tarbes: market Thursday all day (10km)
  • Vic-en-Bigorre: market Saturday all day (11km)
  • Rabastens-de-Bigorre: market Monday (18km)
  • Lourdes: market Wednesday & Tuesday & Thursday all day & Saturday all day & Monday & Friday (23km)
  • Pau: market every day except Sunday (27km)
  • Marciac: market Wednesday (30km)
  • Gan: market Wednesday (30km)
  • Bagneres-de-Bigorre: market Saturday all day (30km)
  • Plaisance: market Thursday (35km)
  • Riscle: market Friday (40km)

More information about Oroix, Midi-Pyrenees

Tourist attractions near Oroix, France

Some places with official tourist classifications and other places of interest to visit nearby that should provide inspiration if you are visiting Oroix.

Heritage sites

  • Ourdis-Cotdoussan église St Jacques (monuments on French pilgrim routes) (28km)
  • Aire sur l'Adour église St Quitterie (monuments on French pilgrim routes) (48km)
  • Jézeau église Saint-Laurent (monuments on French pilgrim routes) (56km)

National Monuments

  • Marshall Foch house (12km)

Remarkable gardens

  • Jardin Massey (11km)
  • Jardins du château de Viven (33km)
  • Jardin du château de Momas (37km)

Sites of natural beauty

  • Grottes de Betharram (26km)
  • Grottes de Médous (33km)
  • Gouffre d'Esparros (42km)
  • Cirque du Litor (44km)
  • Col d'Aubisque (44km)
  • Col du Tourmalet (46km)
  • Vallée d'Ossau (47km)

Villages in bloom 4* (fr: ville fleurie)

Zoo and/or wildlife park

  • Zoo d'Asson (27km)
 
 

Geography and distances

Geographical Information

Commune: Oroix

Canton: Bordères-sur-l'Échez

Arrondissement: Tarbes

Department: Hautes-Pyrenees

Region: Midi-Pyrenees

New region: Occitanie

Postcode: 65320

Distance to Oroix

from Tarbes (prefecture): 12 km

from Paris: 644 km

from Calais: 862 km

from Nice: 590 km

from Bordeaux: 176 km

from Strasbourg: 840 km

Getting here

For driving distances to Oroix from anywhere in France see driving distances and route planner.

We have 14 other places listed as being close (less than kilometres from ): Aast, Bedeille, Escaunets, Ger, Lagarde, Montaner, Oursbelille, Pintac, Ponson-Debat-Pouts, Ponson-Dessus, Seron, Siarrouy, Talazac and Tarasteix.

This page in French: Visiter Oroix